The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 375 363 392
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +29
Contract jobs citing Security Management 66 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.37% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 47 40
Median daily rate £451 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% +7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £570 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £45.00
Security Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19685 19203 19669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.98% 83.25% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14097 13781 13947
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 218 246
Median hourly rate £24.72 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.93 £52.05 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Management across the London region.

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the London region.

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 9 £375 -16.66% 4
Croydon -5 8 £475 -9.52%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £575 -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 62 (58.49%) Information Security
2 52 (49.06%) Information Security Management
3 37 (34.91%) CISSP
4 34 (32.08%) Management Information System
5 33 (31.13%) Security Cleared
6 32 (30.19%) CISM
7 31 (29.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 30 (28.30%) Risk Management
9 28 (26.42%) Cisco
10 27 (25.47%) SC Cleared
11 25 (23.58%) Firewall
12 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
13 22 (20.75%) Network Security
14 20 (18.87%) ISMS
15 19 (17.92%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (16.98%) SIEM
16 18 (16.98%) Security Operations
16 18 (16.98%) Finance
17 17 (16.04%) CISA
18 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (14.15%) Security Architecture
20 14 (13.21%) CRISC
20 14 (13.21%) CheckPoint
20 14 (13.21%) ITIL
20 14 (13.21%) Linux
21 13 (12.26%) Project Management
21 13 (12.26%) Degree
21 13 (12.26%) Technical Architecture
22 12 (11.32%) PCI DSS
22 12 (11.32%) Information Assurance

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.49%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.60%) IIS
3 6 (5.66%) JBoss
3 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.94%) nginx
5 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.58%) Firewall
2 22 (20.75%) Network Security
3 12 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (6.60%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (6.60%) SSL
5 6 (5.66%) LAN
5 6 (5.66%) WAN
6 5 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (4.72%) SAN
6 5 (4.72%) SSH
7 4 (3.77%) DNS
7 4 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.77%) VPN
7 4 (3.77%) Wireless
8 3 (2.83%) DHCP
8 3 (2.83%) Internet
8 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.89%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.89%) CTI
9 2 (1.89%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.83%) MySQL
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.89%) ActiveReports
2 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.89%) VLDB
3 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.94%) InfluxDB
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Legal
3 3 (2.83%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Architect
2 16 (15.09%) Security Architect
3 13 (12.26%) Security Manager
4 12 (11.32%) Consultant
5 11 (10.38%) Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Security Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (7.55%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.60%) Administrator
8 7 (6.60%) Security Consultant
8 7 (6.60%) Security Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) Security Officer
9 6 (5.66%) Information Manager
9 6 (5.66%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (5.66%) Security Project Manager
10 5 (4.72%) Information Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Information Security Officer
10 5 (4.72%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) Middleware
2 2 (1.89%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.94%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.94%) OpenID
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (32.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.60%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.83%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.83%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.83%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.89%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.89%) Economics
6 2 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.89%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.89%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.94%) CESG
7 1 (0.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.21%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) Windows
3 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.72%) Unix
4 3 (2.83%) CentOS
5 2 (1.89%) Android
5 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.89%) Solaris
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (58.49%) Information Security
2 52 (49.06%) Information Security Management
3 30 (28.30%) Risk Management
4 20 (18.87%) ISMS
5 19 (17.92%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (16.98%) Security Operations
6 18 (16.98%) SIEM
7 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (14.15%) Security Architecture
9 14 (13.21%) ITIL
10 13 (12.26%) Project Management
10 13 (12.26%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (11.32%) Information Assurance
11 12 (11.32%) Network Management
11 12 (11.32%) Network Security Management
12 11 (10.38%) Data Protection
13 10 (9.43%) Change Control
13 10 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
13 10 (9.43%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) C
2 4 (3.77%) Java
2 4 (3.77%) Perl
2 4 (3.77%) Python
2 4 (3.77%) SQL
3 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
4 2 (1.89%) C++
4 2 (1.89%) Ruby
4 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (34.91%) CISSP
2 33 (31.13%) Security Cleared
3 32 (30.19%) CISM
4 27 (25.47%) SC Cleared
5 17 (16.04%) CISA
6 14 (13.21%) CRISC
7 13 (12.26%) Degree
8 11 (10.38%) MCSA
8 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (6.60%) CCNP
9 7 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (4.72%) GSEC
10 5 (4.72%) IISP
10 5 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (3.77%) CCNA
11 4 (3.77%) CCSA
11 4 (3.77%) CCSE
11 4 (3.77%) CLAS
11 4 (3.77%) ISSAP
12 3 (2.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (29.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.32%) PCI DSS
3 10 (9.43%) SLA
4 9 (8.49%) COBIT
5 7 (6.60%) Government Security Classifications
5 7 (6.60%) QA
6 6 (5.66%) GPG13
7 5 (4.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (2.83%) ISO27002
9 2 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.60%) Docker
4 1 (0.94%) Corosync
4 1 (0.94%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Puppet
2 6 (5.66%) SELinux
3 5 (4.72%) Ansible
3 5 (4.72%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.94%) Consul
5 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.94%) Grafana
5 1 (0.94%) Kibana
5 1 (0.94%) logstash
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.94%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (26.42%) Cisco
2 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.21%) CheckPoint
4 12 (11.32%) VMware
5 7 (6.60%) BMC
6 6 (5.66%) Oracle
7 5 (4.72%) Citrix
7 5 (4.72%) Fortinet
7 5 (4.72%) Remedy
8 4 (3.77%) Brocade
8 4 (3.77%) Palo Alto
9 3 (2.83%) F5
9 3 (2.83%) Juniper
10 2 (1.89%) Intel
10 2 (1.89%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.89%) Meraki
10 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.89%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.94%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.94%) Solace